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Subject: 2009 New Releases
Date Posted: 10/22/2008 9:34 AM ET
Member Since: 10/29/2005
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There are quite a few new books coming out in 2009 that I'm very excited about reading. I'm especially looking forward to Drood by Dan Simmons because I really enjoyed his last book. I decided to start a thread for 2009 releases so that we'll all know what is coming. ;-)

Drood: A Novel :: Dan Simmons
ISBN-13: 9780316007023 - ISBN-10: 0316007021

I'm dying to read this one too - Roanoke :: Margaret Lawrence
ISBN-13: 9780385342377 - ISBN-10: 0385342373

 

Which 2009 releases are you dying to read?



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Date Posted: 10/22/2008 9:45 AM ET
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A few others:

The Dark Volume :: Gordon Dahlquist
ISBN-13: 9780385340366 - ISBN-10: 0385340362

The Courtier's Secret :: Donna Russo Morin
ISBN-13: 9780758226914 - ISBN-10: 0758226918

Freya Dane :: Posie Graeme-Evans
ISBN-13: 9780340920404 - ISBN-10: 0340920408

The Island House :: Posie Graeme-Evans
ISBN-13: 9780340923320 - ISBN-10: 0340923326
I'm wondering if this book and the one above, Freya Dane, are the same book???

Galway Bay :: Mary Pat Kelly
ISBN-13: 9780446579001 - ISBN-10: 0446579009

Gladiatrix :: Russell Whitfield
ISBN-13: 9780312534882 - ISBN-10: 0312534884

The King's Grace: A Novel :: Anne Easter Smith
ISBN-13: 9781416550457 - ISBN-10: 1416550453

Mother of the Believers: A Novel :: Kamran Pasha
ISBN-13: 9781416579915 - ISBN-10: 1416579915

Mutiny on the Bounty :: John Boyne
ISBN-13: 9780385666350 - ISBN-10: 0385666357

The Rebel Princess :: Judith Koll Healey
ISBN-13: 9780061673566 - ISBN-10: 0061673560
It's been a long while since Healey released a new one.

Samson and Delilah: A Novel :: India Edghill
ISBN-13: 9780312338916 - ISBN-10: 0312338910

Signora Da Vinci :: Robin Maxwell, Robin Maxwell
ISBN-13: 9780451225801 - ISBN-10: 0451225805
Robin Maxwell has finally left the Tudors!

Twilight of Avalon: A Novel :: Anna Elliott
ISBN-13: 9781416589891 - ISBN-10: 1416589899
I'm a bit over the Avalon books, but Margaret George recommended this one so I'll have to try it.



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Date Posted: 10/22/2008 12:43 PM ET
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Valli - You are an EVIL person!  I have 852 million OLD books in my TBR pile and wishlist.  Now you're tempting me with more?!?!?!  I have decided not to click on a one of your links!  LOL!  But thank you for posting them! 

One more to add, and I'm sorry I don't have time to go searching for the information, but I believe Bernard Cornwell is supposed to bless us with a new Uhtred installment in 2009.  Now that's one book I WILL read when it comes out! 

ETA - Okay, so I lied.  I went through your links and threw my name in the wish list hat for many of them.  (I am so pathetic!) 



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Date Posted: 10/22/2008 12:49 PM ET
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On my WL for 2009 releases:

Eve: A Novel of the First Woman :: Elissa Elliott  ISBN-13: 9780385341448 - ISBN-10: 038534144X

Feathered Serpent :: Xu Xiaobin ISBN-13: 9781416583806 - ISBN-10: 1416583807

Valli - you are evil, my TBR pile is already way too big since I've joined this group!  LOL

Date Posted: 10/22/2008 12:53 PM ET
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I'm waiting for:

Eve: A Novel of the First Woman  http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780385341448-Eve+A+Novel+of+the+First+Woman

The King's Daughter http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780425221440-The+Kings+Daughter this one is coming in December

Mary of Nazareth: A Novel http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780307394842-Mary+of+Nazareth+A+Novel this one is also December

The Virgin Queen's Daughter http://www.paperbackswap.com/book/details/9780307394804-The+Virgin+Queens+Daughter

Date Posted: 10/23/2008 9:56 AM ET
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Muah-ha-ha....! If there are books all over my home, I believe there should be books all over your homes too. ;-)

Date Posted: 10/23/2008 10:23 AM ET
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Thanks Valli!  My WL just took a hit!